Upcoming Events

Please note that the events listed below are Shetland Arts programmed events only. Details of these events and others taking place in our venues, and throughout Shetland are available at www.shetlandboxoffice.org. Details of all upcoming events and films at Mareel can be found below or at www.mareel.org or http://m.mareel.org

01 January 2014 - 31 December 2015

Mareel Film Listings

13 September 2014 - 26 October 2014

Jen Deschenes 'Common Thread'

Public Opening: Saturday 13 September, 11am - 1pm. Exhibition: Saturday 13 September to Sunday 26 October. Jen Deschenes is a textile artist who was born and brought up in Whalsay, studied Textiles at Glasgow School of Art and the Royal College of Art and is now based in the Highlands. The exhibition presents a visual narrative through textiles, in response to her Shetland heritage. Her work explores the re-creation of intimate and nostalgic objects, illustrationg and realising a contemporary personal story with a strong desire to promote and carry on into the future, the ways of the past. Lower Gallery & Craft Cabinet: Judith Yarrow ' The Booth, The Box, and The Book.'

01 November 2014 - 23 November 2014

Peerie Christmas

Public Opening: Saturday 1 November, 11am - 1pm. Exhibition: Saturday 1 to Sunday 23 November. The best selected art and craft collections from studios and designers based in Shetland and throughout the UK. The exhibition will extend to the lower garry and cabinets, and will continue for the duration of the Tate ARTIST ROOMS On Tour exhibition until February 2014. A chance to buy6 unusual and bespoke gifts for Christmas, or a New Year treat for yourself! Lower Gallery & Craft Cabinet: Peerie Christmas.

29 November 2014 - 22 February 2015

ARTIST ROOMS Don McCullin 'Fallen'

Public Opening: Saturday 29 November, 11am - 1pm. Exhibition: Saturday 29 November to Sunday 22 February 2014. Don McCullin worked for over 20 years documenting conflict and social deprivation throughout the world. His iconic photographs provide an extremely powerful contemplation of humanity. This is the first time these images have been shown as part of ARTIST ROOMS, in a join exhibition at Bonhoga and Da Gadderie. ARTIST ROOMS On Tour is a partnership with Arts Council England, the Art Fund, and in Scotland, Creative Scotland, making available the ARTIST ROOMS collection to galleries throughout the UK.

29 November 2014 - 22 February 2015

ARTIST ROOMS Don McCullin 'Fallen'

Public Opening: Saturday 29 November, 11am - 1pm. Exhibition: Saturday 29 November to Sunday 22 February 2014. Don McCullin worked for over 20 years documenting conflict and social deprivation throughout the world. His iconic photographs provide an extremely powerful contemplation of humanity. This is the first time these images have been shown as part of ARTIST ROOMS, in a join exhibition at Bonhoga and Da Gadderie. ARTIST ROOMS On Tour is a partnership with Arts Council England, the Art Fund, and in Scotland, Creative Scotland, making available the ARTIST ROOMS collection to galleries throughout the UK.

Tickets

Tickets for events can be purchased over the phone from Shetland Box Office on 01595 745555, in person at Mareel and Islesburgh Community Centre, or online at www.shetlandboxoffice.org.

Gift Vouchers

We offer a Shetland Arts Gift Voucher which can be used for any Shetland Arts’ event, film or purchase at Bonhoga Gallery, The Garrison Theatre, or Mareel. For more information, please contact Shetland Arts office 01595 743843 or Bonhoga Gallery 01595 745750.

For past events see our Events Archive page.

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